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Rating

4.6/5
  • The Role
    4.8
  • The Company
    4.7
  • The Culture
    4.1

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • Fantastic internship in all areas: work, education, entertainment

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • I had a great team, who valued me highly and included me in meetings and discussions. When I raised issues, they immediately came to listen and resolve them.

    5/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • Always had time when I asked for help and guided me to develop a good practice of letting them know how far I've gotten with the work.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Never felt bored and never felt stressed.

    5/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • I had as much responsibility as a normal employee. My projects were mine :)

    5/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • I got great experiences of how to work in a team and how to manage code that gets integrated into a larger codebase.

    5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • More than enough fun to keep you happy, but not enough to distract you from doing your work.

    4/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • Couldn't wish for more.

    5/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • They want to see how great you can be when you have the opportunities and tools to do so. Thus, they invest quite a lot into their interns to see the results.

    5/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Flexi Time

    Sports and Social Club

    Subsidised/Company Gym

    Company Parties/Events

    5/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • They love me and I love them :) Let's see what the future brings

    5/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • Absolutely amazing! Weekly events in sports and games, and many other ones!

    5/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • As good as Greater London can get.

    5/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Didn't really try out much.

    3/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • As mentioned, there are many non-work related activities organised from people at the company. Enfield also offers a few activities of its own.

    5/5

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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Computer and Systems Engineering, Graphic Design, Telecommunications

Greater London

13th August 2014


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